Eligibility for Acceleration

You have considerable latitude in determining when to petition to accelerate, although the deadline each term is the last day of classes before reading period begins (refer to the calendar in the YCPS). The eligibility requirements for petitioning during various terms are given in the following tables.

Acceleration by One Term Minimum Total Credits Minimum Yale Course Credits Activated Acceleration Credits
In the third term1284
In the fourth term16124
In the fifth term21174
In the sixth term26224
Acceleration by Two Terms Minimum Total Credits Minimum Yale Course Credits Activated Acceleration Credits
In the third term1789
In the fourth term21129
In the fifth term26179